Bucket List

 One’s destination is never a place, but rather a new way of looking at things.
-Henry Miller

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Spontaneity is great, but so are lists of big, ambitious life goals. Overall: I want to expand my cultural understanding of other people, pursue physical and mental adventures and challenges, excel professionally, and make a positive impact.

Visit 100 Countries (18+)

  1. France (2010)
  2. Germany (2011)
  3. Luxembourg (2011)
  4. Costa Rica (2012)
  5. Peru (2013)
  6. Ecuador (2014)
  7. Iceland (2015)
  8. South Korea (2015)
  9. Cambodia (2015)
  10. Thailand (2016)
  11. Canada (2016)
  12. Croatia (2016)
  13. Turkey (2016)
15 Outdoor Activities  15 Sights & Experiences

15 Personal Development

– Climb Mt. Kilimanjaro

– Hike the Maroon Bells loop (8/2015)

– Hike the Incan Trail (5/2013)

– Run a half marathon (8/2015)

– Run a MARATHON

– Hike Mt. Whitney

– Hike to Havasu Falls (Grand Canyon)

– Re-hike Cinque Terre in Italy

– Hike to Everest Base Camp

– Hike all the 14ers

– Rock climb a 5.12 route

– Backpack in Patagonia

– Go snowboarding in Europe

– Climb the Nose on El Capitan

– Backpack a section of the John Muir trail

– Visit a country “alone” (Thailand 1/2016)

– Visit Petra in Jordon

– Visit the Taj Mahal in India

– Visit the Eiffel Tower (1/2011)

– Go skydiving (5/2017)

– Visit Harry Potter World

– Ride in a Hot Air Balloon

– See the Aurora Borealis
 (3/2015)

– Go on an African safari

– Attend a “major” festival (Mardi Gras 2/2016)

– Visit a Buddhist temple (Thailand, 1/2016)

– Watch the sunrise in Bagan, Myanmar

– Take a cooking class in another country (Thailand, 1/2016)

– Visit an active volcano

– Visit the Great Wall of China

– Volunteer abroad (Ecuador, 6/2014)

– Learn Spanish

– Write a book

– Work at an agency (10/2014)

– Get a Master’s degree

– Participate in Big Brothers/ Big Sisters (4/2015)

– Read 50 books in a year

– Live and work abroad

– Be published in an adventure/travel publication

– Run a marketing campaign for a nonprofit (3/2015)

– Adopt a pet 3/2013

– Land a sizable sponsorship deal

– Volunteer with a trail maintenance crew

– Volunteer on the board of a professional association

– Speak at a conference

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